libertine in English
his more libertine impulses
For so long, many religious conservatives have fought for laws to be passed in the face of a culture that was very libertine and pro-choice.
The principal character is a delinquent libertine , Don Juan, who has killed Don Gonzalo, a military commander, in an unequal duel.
The same goes for gnostic Christianity, where we had the strict ascetics on the one hand and the extreme libertines on the other.
Use "libertine" in a sentence
1. The transition from libertine to prig was so complete.
2. I believe John is not a libertine any more.
3. I lost Ruth and gained an undeserved reputation as a potential libertine.
4. Although he is quite a libertine with the women, this particular President, I understand.
5. But the libertine who turned to religion in maturity seemed to get undue credit.
6. A man without an address is a vagabond; a man with two addresses a libertine.
7. Take one step away from those laws and you become a lecher, a libertine, an assassin.
8. The true obsessional or libertine has to accomplish them at a set hour.
9. A man without an address is a vagaband, a man with two addresses is a libertine.
10. 29 For if a libertine knows he can indulge himself with impunity, he will throw all cautions to the winds.
11. In 1886, the collection had increased to slightly more than 700, including many cheap reprints of Libertine novels from the Ancien Régime.
12. For if a libertine knows he can indulge himself with impunity, he will throw all cautions to the winds.
13. The wickedness of a loose or profane author is more atrocious than that of the giddy libertine , or drunken ravisher, not only because it extends its effects wider.
14. Bellini had begun the job by painting “The Feast of the Gods” for the libertine duke, who wanted the best artists in Italy to paint canvases on themes of classical drunken revels.